|NBC's First Fabulous Fifty - Single Episodes - Old Time Radio Researchers Group|
NBCs FIFTY YEARS OF RADIO November 1, 1926 The National Broadcasting Company was created when RCA purchased radio stations WEAF-New York, WCAP-Washington, D.C., and the radio programming network from American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) in 1926, and merged those assets with its own WJZ New York, WRC Washington, and radio programming network. The WEAF stations and network would become known as the NBC Red network; the WJZ stations and network would be dubbed the NBC Blue network, which la...
Keywords: OTRR; Old Time Radio Researchers Group; Old Time Radio; OTRR Single Episodes; NBC's First Fabulous Fifty; NBC's First Fabulous 50; NBC's Fifty Years of Radio; NBC's 50 Years of Radio; OTRR - 2006-12
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|WWII News 1945-08-14 19:05 Japanese Surrender - WWII News Broadcasts|
This is a contemporary amateur home recording of a live WWII-era radio news broadcast (see note below). The label is marked "#1 Japs Surrender Aug 14, 1945 7:05 PM". It contains live descriptions of the street celebrations that followed the announcement of the Japanese surrender that ended WWII.
Keywords: News Programs; Radio Broadcasts; Spoken Word
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|Peter and the Wolf - Prokofiev|
Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67. Leopold Stokowski conducting the All American Orchestra. Basil Rathbone, narrator. Recorded July, 1941. Transferred and restored from the original Columbia Masterworks set M-477. Transfer by Bob Varney.
Keywords: Prokofiev; Stokowski; Peter; Wolf
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